Explore the faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries
Find out more about the creative world waiting for you at Portsmouth
Welcome to the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries - Short
Explore the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries at the University of Portsmouth, and find out more about the teaching and research activities taking place within our four Schools.
Explore our facilities
As a CCI student, you'll have access to amazing facilities – discover some of our teaching, learning, lab, studio and production spaces.
Eldon TV studios
Learn the skills you need to work in video/audio production and broadcasting and get involved in our student-led TV channel, CCI TV.
Photography Studios and Darkrooms
Virtual Reality Lab
Our VR lab boasts the latest immersive and interactive technologies used by the ever-evolving VR industry.
White Swan Building
Our drama and theatre hub was developed in partnership with Portsmouth’s esteemed New Theatre Royal. It has all the spaces and equipment you need for stage and performance productions: from rehearsal to final act.
Eldon Production Centre
Our centre is ideal for modelmaking, with high-grade kit for crafting wood, metal, plastics, polyurethane, concrete and plaster works.
Motion Capture Suite
Our studio is decked with all you need for visual effects, gaming and other virtual productions.
Music and sound recording studios
Record all your voice work in our soundproof booth, featuring a Sonifex portable radio production unit and audio recording software such as Audacity and Adobe Audition.
CCI Open Access Suite
Our open-plan space includes PCs and Macs equipped with Adobe Creative Suite and other professional software.
Creative careers support
Your degree is just the start of your career – when you study with us at the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries, we'll help you find a work placement during your studies, and our Careers and Employability Service can give you career guidance for up to 5 years after you graduate. We can even help you get your own startup company off the ground.
Life outside study
You'll have lots to discover outside of University. Portsmouth is a great place to live and one of the most affordable student cities in the UK. Find out about the cultural, artistic and musical activities on offer and explore our Students' Union.
Art, culture and nightlife in Portsmouth
There's so much to see and do in Portsmouth – from art galleries and museums, to nightclubs and late-night cafes
Portsmouth's music scene
Want to get involved in Portsmouth's music scene? Here's all you need to start.
Societies and student union
Find out more about the University of Portsmouth Students' Union – from how to get involved in its running, to the clubs and societies you can join as a member.
Hear from our students
Let our students tell you what they love about studying in the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries. And find out where their degrees have taken them so far.
Mihaela Pavel - BA (Hons) Animation
We're a great university, but don't just take our word for it. Read Mihaela's story, graduate in BA (Hons) Animation.
Bo Sun Lam - BA (Hons) & MA Illustration
BA (Hons) & MA Illustration
Adriana Jumin - BA (Hons) Architecture
BA (Hons) Architecture
Tom White - BA (Hons) Musical Theatre
BA (Hons) Musical Theatre
Our students' and academics' work
We're incredibly proud of our students and academics. Discover some of their stories of how they put their study and research into practice.
- BAFTA win for graduate's work on TV show Killing Eve
- Television and Broadcasting graduate Jake Wiafe wins BAFTA award
- Film Production students win Royal Television Society Southern award
- Portsmouth student to work with national theatre company on new play
- Professor wins international book prize for study of suburban homes
- Lecturer Jordan Buckner’s debut short film chosen as part of Britain’s best animation talent
- Portsmouth researcher appointed as prestigious Digital Theatre Fellow at the Royal Shakespeare Company